Evelyn Riley Grigsby

November 17, 1927 ~ August 16, 2020 (age 92)


Evelyn Riley Grigsby, age 92 years, 9 months, passed away August 16, 2020. 

She retired as U.S. Postmaster of Del Rio, TN.  She was a member of First United Methodist Church of Morristown and was a fifty year member of Mosheim Chapter 292, Order of Eastern Star.

She was the daughter of the late Sam and Georgia Brown Riley of Mohawk, TN. 

She is survived by her husband of 72 years, William L. (Bill) Grigsby; son, Fred Grigsby; granddaughter, Mary Alice (Jeff) Lawson; great-grandsons, Carter Grigsby Randolph and Tatum Bryce Lawson.

The family expresses their sincere appreciation to Melissa Oras, Zella Maleitzke and Smoky Mountain Hospice for the excellent care they provided Evelyn.

A graveside service will be conducted Friday, August 21, 2020 at Mohawk Cemetery in Mohawk, TN at 11:00 A.M. with Rev. Howard Shipley officiating.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Mosheim Eastern Star, c/o Danielle Gregg, 5315 Snapps Ferry Rd., Afton, TN  37616.

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Arrangements by Stetzer-Bales Funeral Home.

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Graveside Service
August 21, 2020

11:00 AM
Mohawk Cemetery
Mohawk, Greene County, Tennessee, USA
Greene County, TN 37743

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